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Author Byerman, Keith Eldon, 1948-

Title Seizing the word : history, art, and self in the work of W.E.B. Du Bois / Keith E. Byerman.

Published Athens : University of Georgia Press, [1994]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.89673092 DUBO/ BYER    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 249 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-243) and index.
Contents Introduction: The Word and the Self -- 1. Master and Man: The Souls of Black Folk as Mastering Narrative -- 2. "Cold-Blooded Science": The Suppression of the Slave-Trade and The Philadelphia Negro -- 3. The Propaganda of History: Black Reconstruction in America -- 4. Inscribing the Race: The Historical Drama of Africa and the Diaspora -- 5. The Propaganda of Art: Ideology and Literary Practice -- 6. Race and Romance: The Quest of the Silver Fleece and Dark Princess -- 7. Revisions and Visions: The Trilogy as History -- 8. History as Hagiography: John Brown and the Black Self -- 9. The Propaganda of Life: Darkwater and Dusk of Dawn -- 10. Seizing the Self: In Battle for Peace and The Autobiography of W.E.B. Du Bois.
Subject Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963.
ISBN 0820316245 (alk. paper)